The foundation for the Lugano Faculties of USI is awarding masters scholarship grants to international students admitted to the first year of a USI masters degree which begins in September 2014. This award will be given to students within the faculties of Economics, Communication Sciences and Informatics. About 60 scholarships worth 4,000 CHF each, will be given to successful applicants. The deadline for scholarship application is 31st July 2014.
The Foundation for the Lugano Faculties of USI will award a total of 60 one-off study grants of the amount of 4,000 CHF each. The merit based grants are given to first year students admitted to a USI Master program starting in September 2014. The grant is awarded in the form of a deduction of the tuition fee and cannot be exchanged for cash. If the recipient decides not to register at USI, he/she may not, under any circumstances, ask for a deposit in the amount of CHF 4,000. Likewise, if the student recipient of the grant withdraws after the first semester, he/she may not request the amount of the grant.
- Applicants must have been admitted to the first year of a USI Master degree beginning in September 2014. Applications from students enrolled in a USI Master before Sept 1st, 2014 will not be considered.
- The applicant must have obtained the Bachelor degree (all examinations taken and thesis defended) by July 31st, 2014 with a cumulative grade point average of at least 80/100.
Fields of study/research
Scholarship will be given for courses within the faculties of Economics, Communication Sciences and Informatics.
What the scholarship covers
About 60 scholarships worth 4,000 CHF each, will be given to successful applicants
-20 grants will be awarded to students that pursued a Bachelor degree at a Swiss University
-20 to students that pursued a Bachelor degree at an Italian University
-20 to students that pursued a Bachelor degree at a University from other countries
How to apply
The mode of application is by e-mail. Applications should be forwarded to this e-mail address: borsestudio-at-usi.ch/studygrants-at-usi.ch. Click here foe more information on how to apply.
Scholarship application deadline
The deadline for scholarship application is 31st July 2014.